Westboro

Westboro is a trendy and vibrant community located along the Ottawa River. It is bordered on the east by Island Park Drive, on the west by Woodroffe Avenue, and is considered one of Ottawa's new hot spots. With an increasingly lively street scene, it is establishing itself as a destination for food, shopping and nightlife.

Getting its start in the late 19th century, Westboro was originally considered cottage country, then as a police village from 1903 to 1949 when it was annexed by Ottawa.

A thriving community with a lively street scene, the neighbourhood features murals painted by local artists, and a flourishing musical community, punctuated by the annual Westfest Music Festival, held every June.

The neighbourhood boasts a concentration of outdoors stores including Mountain Equipment Co-op, Bushtukah, The Expedition Shoppe and Trailhead adequately reflecting the population of outdoor enthusiasts.

Close to cycling trails and white water rapids in the Ottawa River, the cosmopolitan comforts of the city transition easily into a nature escape. Trendy boutiques, gourmet restaurants and coffee shops on Richmond Road have helped turn Westboro into a sophisticated, upscale neighbourhood.

There are a number of community based churches in the area, including Citywide Church, located in the heart of Westboro, as well as schools and recreation centres.

Access to Hwy 417 is a quick drive away, and the neighbourhood is served by two stations of the rapid-bus Transitway: Westboro and Dominion. OC Transpo routes 18 and 2 serve the residents of this desirable neighbourhood.

FEATURED WESTBORO PROPERTIES FOR SALE
307 CURRELL AVENUE - $ 649,000   
As soon as you walk in you can feel how open and spacious this 3 bed, 3.5 bath home is. The attached single car garage has a convenient ...
290 DOVERCOURT AVENUE - $ 1,049,900   
Spectacular modern single by Timberville Developments located on a quiet mature street steps from Westboro. 3000+ square feet of finished ...
588 TWEEDSMUIR AVENUE - $ 669,900   
Fantastic LEGAL TRIPLEX in a terrific location! All units are large 2 bedroom units and all are currently rented; Basement unit is rented ...

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FEATURED WESTBORO CONDOMINIUMS FOR SALE
108 RICHMOND ROAD UNIT#709 - $ 359,900   
MOTIVATED SELLERS! BRING US AN OFFER! IMMEDIATE OCCUPANCY POSSIBLE! One of the better units; why would you buy a condo without a view? You ...
101 RICHMOND ROAD UNIT#419 - $ 459,900   
Location, Location, Location! Minutes away from everything you need! This contemporary styled condo includes your high end finishes along ...
101 RICHMOND ROAD UNIT#417 - $ 314,900   
Move in ready 1 bedroom urban condo located between Westboro and Hintonburg! Beautiful dark hardwood flooring & tile throughout, quartz ...

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FEATURED WESTBORO APARTMENTS FOR RENT
101 RICHMOND ROAD UNIT#419 - $ 2,000   
Location, Location, Location! Minutes away from everything you need! This contemporary styled condo includes your high end finishes along ...

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